Settlingstones Tower (Newbrough and Fourstones)
In medieval times there was a tower at Settlingstones. It is recorded in a list of defences made in 1541 and belonged to William Carnaby. There is no trace of this tower in the farm buildings at Settlingstones or on the ground around.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1956; A S Phillips|
Source of Reference
Local History of Newbrough and Fourstones
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